Courses: Research Methods (PSYCB501001)
Class Number: 1461
This course deals with research design and methodology in psychology.
An important purpose of this course is to help students begin their
predissertation research projects. Students explore issues of
internal and external validity of research designs, examine the use of
survey, case, observational, and experimental methods, and consider
modes of data collection and levels of measurement as they examine a
variety of research topics in clinical and developmental psychology in
greater depth. Topics covered include basics of experimental design,
measurement and scaling, microgenetic methods, diary studies,
treatment efficacy research, and research ethics.
Fulfills: Class Nbr: 1461
Bryn Mawr, BYC239